"C4 helped me stay strong during one of the most difficult periods of my life."

Graduate of Parenting Education Program

"Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all."

Former President Bill Clinton

"Inspite of my failures, I find that resilience is the key to succeeding"

-Melvaughn Thompson, Successful C4 Jobs Services Hire

I want to use my experience to help others who aren't as lucky as I was.

Judie I., C4 Consumer Advisory Board

"Art has enabled me to become an active participant in the richness of life."

-Elizabeth H., C4 Artist

" I want others with mental illness to be positive, to know that there is hope."

Corey Feulner, 22

News & Events

C4 Fall Fundraiser Reception

Join us for an evening to benefit C4’s mission of offering quality, comprehensive mental health services to low-income adults, children and families, providing them with the tools necessary to live, work and thrive within the community.
Thursday, November 7, 2019 | 6pm - 8 pm
Savanna Restaurant
4111 North Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60618

Founding Board Member and Long-time C4 Supporter, Frank Alschuler Passes

It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Frank Alschuler, long-time supporter and founding board member of C4.  During the past fifty years, Frank served as board chair, on numerous committees, and in various other capacities on the Board of Directors.


On July 1, C4 became the new SASS crisis provider for LAN 41. This area serves the communities of Skokie, Morton Grove and Niles Township, and includes Skokie Hospital’s Emergency Department. 

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Alexandra's Story

For Alexandra Cox*, having a job means more than money in the bank. When the 43-year-old was hired by a Levi's Store in March, it literally changed her whole life.


What to Expect When You Call Us

We want you to have a positive experience at C4.  The following information lets you know what you can expect from us and will help you get the most out of the services we provide. Of course, if you have questions along the way, please let us know - we're here to help.

Your First Appointment